Call for Applications for the Rotary World Peace Fellowships

Call for Applications: Rotary World Peace Fellowships
Rotary, one of the world\’s largest humanitarian service organizations has partnered with seven leading universities around the globe to host the Rotary Centers for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution. Each year, Rotary selects up to 100 fellows to study peace and conflict resolution at universities around the world.

The Rotary Peace Fellowship funds a master’s degree or certificate in peace and conflict resolution at one of six Rotary Peace Centers:
– Bangkok, Thailand – Chulalongkorn University

Call for Applications: Rotary World Peace Fellowships
Rotary, one of the world\’s largest humanitarian service organizations has partnered with seven leading universities around the globe to host the Rotary Centers for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution. Each year, Rotary selects up to 100 fellows to study peace and conflict resolution at universities around the world.

The Rotary Peace Fellowship funds a master’s degree or certificate in peace and conflict resolution at one of six Rotary Peace Centers:
– Bangkok, Thailand – Chulalongkorn University
– Brisbane, Australia – University of Queensland
– Buenos Aires, Argentina – Universidad del Salvador
– North Carolina, USA – Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
– Tokyo, Japan – International Christian University
– West Yorkshire, England – University of Bradford

Some of the program highlights include:
– A choice of either a three-month certificate course or master\’s degree program.
– The opportunity to study at one of seven universities around the world.
– Training in the root causes of conflict, theories of international relations, and effective models of cooperation, conflict resolution and negotiation.
– Full funding for tuition, housing expenses, and airfare.
– Access to a growing network of committed alumni employed around the world in diplomacy, government, non-governmental organizations and private corporations.
– The master\’s level degree program is aimed at mid-career professionals in government, nongovernmental organizations and private corporations. The certificate program is for professionals currently holding a mid- to upper-level position with a minimum of five years of experience in the field of peace and conflict resolution.

Applicants are encouraged to apply now via their local Rotary Club. All applications must be received by Rotary Headquarters by 1 July 2010.
Rotary World Peace Fellowships
The Rotary Foundation
rotarypeacecenters@rotary.org